American Association for the History of Medicine

Founded in 1925, the American Association for the History of Medicine (AAHM) is a professional association of historians, physicians, nurses, archivists, curators, librarians, and others. The AAHM promotes and encourages research, study, writing, and interest in the history of medicine and allied fields.

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Calls for Papers: “Seeing the Medieval World through a Pandemic Lens.” Western Michigan University’s International Congress of Medieval Studies

“Seeing the Medieval World through a Pandemic Lens.” Western Michigan University’s International Congress of Medieval Studies (Kalamazoo) will be virtual again in 2022: May 9-14. This session of three co-authored papers asks submitters to find a partner in a different discipline, on another continent, working in a different linguistic tradition, in any kind of “contrasting” space, and think about […]

Fellowships: Institute for Advanced Study

INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY, School of Historical Studies, Opportunities for Scholars 2022-2023 The Institute is an independent private institution founded in 1930 to create a community of scholars focused on intellectual inquiry, free from teaching and other university obligations.Scholars from around the world come to the Institute to pursue their research. Candidates of any nationality may apply […]

Congratulations to the 2021 AAHM Award Winners!

Congratulations to the 2021 AAHM award winners honored on May 14, 2021 during the 94th annual meeting of the Association held virtually. William Osler Medal Honorable Mention: Aneek Patel of New York University Grossman School of Medicine, for his essay, “Roots of Resistance: The Slave Midwife as an Agent of Slave Resistance in the Antebellum South.” […]

Call for nominations: Digital Humanities & Public History Editor BHM

Call for nominations: Digital Humanities & Public History Editor The Bulletin of the History of Medicine is seeking nominations for a Digital Humanities & Public History Editor to manage this section of the journal, which will appear in two of the publication’s four issues per year. The Digital Humanities & Public History Editor will identify physical and online exhibits, films, and […]

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